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Purse (Italy)

This is a Purse. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is metal, glass beads and its technique is knitted with beads. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Arthur Wiesenberger and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger. It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 26.5 x 23.5 cm (10 7/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Purse (Italy); metal, glass beads; H x W: 26.5 x 23.5 cm (10 7/16 x 9 1/4 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger; 1967-66-44

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